We are in a post-truth era?

Some social experts are saying that we are now living in what they term as “post-truth era.”

Rehabilitation or revenge

The supposed release of Mayor Antonio Sanchez of Calauan on August 20 has kept the news hot on the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) Law in particular and on the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor)

Season of creation

One of the most welcome observances of the new millennium is the annual celebration of the World Day of Prayer for Creation.

Parents are our first teachers

There’s no denying about it. No matter how much we try, we can never thank our parents enough. Through them and through their love, we come into being.

Stifling the truth is retrogressive

Of course, the same problems plaguing the country today are the very same hitches that Filipinos have been bearing since decades ago. 

The pro-choice position

We have to be familiar with the so-called pro-choice position that is now becoming the prevalent ideology affecting many countries and especially the young ones, the so-called millennials.

Human justice should bow to divine charity

For the simple reason that our human justice can never cope with all the demands and requirements of divine charity as shown by Christ in his passion, death and resurrection, our human justice should bow to divine charity.

Trying hard to make sense out of death penalty

Four have already filed bills seeking the reimposition of death penalty in the country.  Senators Christopher Go, Ronald dela Rosa and Manny Pacquiao, all allies of President Rodrigo Duterte, target the drug war as the compelling reason.  The fourth, Senator Panfilo Lacson, pushes a lethal injection for all heinous crimes.

A sense of vocation

We should all be concerned about this matter. We need to develop a sense of vocation, for the simple reason that everyone has a vocation. We come from God and we belong to him. He always calls us to himself and offers us a way to go to him.

Not a simple incident

A Filipino fishing boat was rammed by a Chinese vessel which abandoned the 22 fishermen in the sea in June 9. In this just an ordinary, simple maritime incident?